On Mon, April 16, 2018 7:01 am, Stuart Henderson wrote:
> On 2018/04/15 16:48, trondd wrote:
>> What is the policy around setting SEPARATE_BUILD?  Any GNU build?  Not
>> just builds that require it?
> It's useful for large ports where you might want to "make clean=build"
> and they take a long time to extract/patch.
> Otherwise it's pointless and can make extra work for updates because
> upstreams often don't test out-of-tree builds (and especially "make
> test" in that case) regularly.

I don't consider links+ to be a large port.  It builds either way, so I
don't have a strong opinion about it.

Whatever it takes to get it commited.

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